Women Seeing High-Volume Doctors for Lumpectomy Face Fewer Callbacks, Study Finds

The more lumpectomies a surgeon does, the less likely a woman is to be called back for another operation, a study finds.  In a companion editorial, a Yale surgeon calls for more precise re-excision standards.  She encourages doctor to take a little more tissue to avoid another operation. http://www.healio.com/hematology-oncology/breast-cancer/news/online/%7Bcf2fde68-df20-4462-87fd-e14240cf25ad%7D/rates-of-reoperation-after-breast-conserving-surgery-remain-high#perspective

 

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